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Updated: 2013-01-06 11:08
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Effects of light

In a solo show named Remains of the Day, artist Shi Jing pursues a conceptual exploration of light, through cameras, TV programs and reflective surfaces. His latest installation piece features a 24-hour news channel projected on to a mirror ball, which disperses it into a rainbow of hues. Through this process, the artist completely negates the content of the broadcast.

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9 am-6 pm, until Jan 20. OV Gallery, Room 207, Bldg 4A, 50 Moganshan Road. 0139-1637-3474

 Fragile art

Glass sculptures by Luo Xiaoshu are featured in the exhibition Mental Imagery at Shanghai Museum of Glass. The exhibition also marks the kickoff for Phase 2-A of the museum. Luo is a professor at Shanghai University and his glass artworks have been exhibited extensively in China.

9 am-5 pm, until March 7. Shanghai Museum of Glass, 2F, 685 Western Changjiang Road. 021-6618-1970


Spider's Web is a 1954 play by British crime writer Agatha Christie. The Chinese production will be the seventh project of a series of Agatha Christie's works that have been presented in Shanghai.

The story is about a diplomat's wife, Clarissa, who imagined she would find a dead body in the library, and one day it really happens, and everyone in the house becomes involved.

7:30 pm, Dec 31-Jan 27 except Mon; 2 pm Sat matinee. Shanghai Dramatic Arts Center, 288 Anfu Road. 021- 6473-0123

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Concentrate on making a violin

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    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.